Colliers Brings John Moe as Managing Director to Lead San Francisco and Peninsula Offices

Former Equity Office Properties/Blackstone Executive John C. Moe Joins Firmto Lead San Francisco and San Francisco Peninsula Offices

SAN FRANCISO, August 18, 2020 – Colliers | U.S. today announced that John C. Moe has joined the company as Executive Managing Director and the new leader of its San Francisco and San Francisco Peninsula offices.  

“I am excited to be joining the dedicated and entrepreneurial Colliers team in Northern California at a time where they are poised for tremendous growth,” Moe said. “We all have a great opportunity to collaborate on enterprising solutions that will provide meaningful impact for our people, our clients and our industry.” 

In addition to leading the day-to-day management and operations of the San Francisco and San Francisco Peninsula offices, Moe will also oversee the firm’s capital markets and agency leasing businesses —as well as the strategic collaboration with Colliers Real Estate Management Services group — across all of Northern California.  

A Bay Area native, Moe joins Colliers with more than 30 years of commercial real estate experience leading teams in asset management, property operations, leasing, sourcing and underwriting acquisitions and dispositions, project management and construction management throughout the Western U.S. He has a proven track record of creating value in more than 50 million square feet of urban and suburban office, medical office, R&D, industrial, hotel and mixed-use properties with some of the nation’s leading institutional owners.   

Most recently, Moe was Market Managing Director for the Pacific Northwest region and Managing Director of Investments in the Western region for Equity Office Properties, a Blackstone portfolio company. He previously held leadership positions with DivcoWest Group, Cornerstone Properties and Maguire Thomas Partners. Moe has a bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of California, Davis and an MBA in corporate finance and real estate/urban land economics from the University of Southern California.  

“Attracting an industry leader such as John to join our team is yet another example of our commitment to excellent client service and outstanding leadership as we continue to position our company for even greater success in the future,” said Colliers President, Northwest Region and Head of Agency Leasing, Kevin Morgan. “I have no doubt he will ensure Colliers continues to stand out as a trusted commercial real estate services firm of choice not just in Northern California, but across the United States. We continue to aggressively recruit top talent and we are confident John’s network and pedigree will enhance our efforts.”  

About Colliers International

Colliers International (NASDAQ, TSX: CIGI) is a leading real estate professional services and investment management company. With operations in 68 countries, our more than 15,000 enterprising professionals work collaboratively to provide expert advice to maximize the value of property for real estate occupiers, owners and investors. For more than 25 years, our experienced leadership, owning approximately 40% of our equity, has delivered compound annual investment returns of almost 20% for shareholders. In 2019, corporate revenues were more than $3.0 billion ($3.5 billion including affiliates), with $33 billion of assets under management in our investment management segment.

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